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APA Guide: 7th Edition

References to Online Resources

Category

 

Solution

*Don't forget to use a hanging indent in your reference list.

General Webpage*

Format

Author’s Lame Name, First Initial. Middle Initial., & Author’s Last Name, First Initial. Middle             Initial. (Publication Year). Title of document. URL

Example

Monteverde, M. (2011). Budgeting and money                                                                                    management. http://rosenpub.net/articles/budgeting.html

Webpage written by an Institution or Organization

Format

Full Institutional Name. (Publication Year). Title of document. URL

Example

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012). Adolescent                                                        health. http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/adolescenthealth/index.htm

Wikipedia Entry

Format

Title of the entry. (Date, if it can be determined). In Wikipedia. URL

Example

Meningitis. (n.d.) In Wikipedia. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meningitis

Photographs

Format

Author's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. (Role of Author). (Publication Year). Title of                     work [Type of work]. URL

Example

Sultan, A. (Photographer). (2013). Palestinians pray [Photograph].                                                              http://www.theguardian.com/news/2013/apr/05/picture-desk-live-the-best-news-pictures-of-the-day

 

 

Categories

Solutions

Lecture Format

Instructor's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. (Publication Year). Title [file format]. URL

Example

Jackson, P. (2015). Quantitative research [PDF document]. https://elearn.uta.edu/abcde.html

Video Format

Instructor or Author's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. (Publication Year, Month and Day). Title of video [Video file]. URL

Example

Mancini, M. E. (2014). Nursing research: Module 1

[Video file]. https://elearn.uta.edu/video209fidfd.htm

PowerPoint Format

Instructor's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. (Publication Year). Title [file format].  URL

Example

Jackson, A. B.  (n.d.).  Noncommunicable diseases [PowerPoint slides].  https://elearn.uta.edu/efeesfeuiui.html

Podcast Format

Author's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. (Publication Year, Month and Day). Title [Audio podcast]. URL

Example

Brokaw, T. (2015, May 15). Best of: Tom Brokaw & the future of space travel [Audio podcast]. http://www.npr.org/podcasts/381444908/fresh-air

 

Categories Solutions

Document

published

online

Format

 Author's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. (Publication Year, Month and Day).  Title of  document. URL

Example

 Paiz, J. M., Angeli, E., Wagner, J., Lawrick, E., Moore, K., Anderson, M., . . . Keck,  R.  (2013, March 1). Reference list: Basic rules.  https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/05

Government 

document

Format

 Name of Government Agency. (Publication Year). Title of document: Subtitle   (Report No.  xxx [if available]). URL

Example

 U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences. (2015). Digest of    education statistics (Report No. NCES 2015011).  http://ies.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2015011

 

 

 

Categories

Solutions

 Motion picture Format

Director's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. (Director). (Publication Year). Title of motion picture [Motion picture]. Studio or distributor.

Example

Dickson, W. K. L. (Director). (1901). Gordon sisters boxing [Motion picture]. United Artists.

YouTube Video Format

Author's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. [Screen name]. (Year, Month and Day). Title of video [Video]. YouTube. URL

Example

Apsolon, M. [markapsolon]. (2011). The Haunting tape 14 (ghost caught on video) [Video]. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6nyGCbxD848

 

Categories Solutions
Mobile applications Format

  Author's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. (Publication Year). Title of software or program (Version number) [Mobile app]. App Store. URL

Example

  Apple Inc. (2015). Instagram (6.12.0) [Mobile app]. App Store. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/instagram/id389801252?mt=8&ign-mpt=uo%3D2

Video game

Format

  Author's Last Name, First Initial. Middle Initial. (Publication Year). Title of game (version number if available) [Video game]. Publisher.

Example

  WB Games (2013). LEGO Marvel super heroes [Video game]. Author.

Works of art Format

  Artist's Last Name, First Initial. (Publication Year). Title [Format e.g., painting, sculpture]. Location:    Publisher (Or URL)

Example

  Denny, S. (2014). Berlin startup case mod: Rocket internet [Painting and sculpture]. Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, United States. http://www.moma.org/collection/browse_results.php?    criteria=O%3ADE%3AI%3A5%7CG%3AHI%3AE%3A1&page_number=2&template_id=1&sort_order=2